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Twilight: Gods

October 17 - 20, 2020
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Michigan Opera Theatre is taking opera to a whole new level – literally – with "Twilight: Gods", a one-of-a-kind musical experience inside the Detroit Opera House Parking Center!

MOT at Home

June - October
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While social distancing keeps us at home, what are opera and dance-lovers to do? Turn to MOT at Home! Featuring MET Opera Previews by our resident experts, video performances, podcasts, and more.

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Aureole: Exploring Paul Taylor’s Landmark Work

Paul Taylor, one of the most important choreographers of the 20th century, was prolific. He created 147 dances for the Paul Taylor Dance Company which was founded in 1954. In 1962, his 30th work, Aureole

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REWATCH: Yuval Sharon Announcement

Missed the livestream? Rewatch the announcement of Michigan Opera Theatre’s new Gary L. Wasserman Artistic Director, Yuval Sharon, and the upcoming Parking Center opera, Twilight: Gods!

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MOT Names Yuval Sharon New Artistic Director, Announces October Parking Garage Opera!

Michigan Opera Theatre is proud to announce Yuval Sharon as our new artistic director! Under Yuval’s artistic leadership, we are also thrilled…

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Arden Court: Paul Taylor’s Masterpiece Danced by Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater

By Jon Teeuwissen, MOT Artistic Advisor for Dance *To see a full performance video of Arden Court performed by the Paul Taylor Dance Company, v...

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